How To Fix “Cannot Get Mail The Connection To The Server Failed” On iPhone 7 And iPhone 7 Plus

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[Solved]“Cannot Get Mail – The Connection to the Server Failed”
The last one, other solutions, solved the problem. I had to delete my Yahoo account in settings and re-add it. I am not a "techie" and getting very frustrated with this problem. If yes, then please try to set up a different account on your phone to check if the same problem happens. The 10 device limit was the answer! Otherwise, I could end up being scammed.

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iPhone, iPad, iPod touch: Cannot Get Mail – The Connection to the Server Failed

Duh — email won't open. Was told to create a new email account but device iPad won't let me create a new account. No idea what to do now. So wish I could actually speak to a live person. How to remove additional devices? I received email asking to remove them as i have reached 10 devices limit. For those of you who tried all of these steps and had no luck, try confirming amount of devices synced.

I could not for the life of me get this new iPad to sync for our managing partner until I realized he had 10 devices synced to his account. As soon as I removed one from ActiveSync, mail began to flow. I never would have thought that general settings held my email passwords. Solution 2 fixed it for me. Plus, I also learned when a notification tells me to change password, exit and log in directly to them.

Do not use link provided. Otherwise, I could end up being scammed. I was worried sick thinking someone in Greece has access to my email instead of me. Solution 1 worked for me. The issue turned out to be there was a character in a specific email that was causing the error. Once I found that email I moved it to a temporary folder and all of the other inbox emails synced! I went into settings and un-selected mail for exchange since I never use it and it seemed to be the problem.

What i did was pretytytytyty straightforward. I took noticed that my partnerships only have 3 listed device not 10 , yet by terminating 1 partnership, it was solved. I simply logged out and then back in to my Yahoo account via a desktop device. As soon as I did this, I was able to access my email. That was too easy.

You have 10 phone partnerships out of the maximum allowed 10 partnerships. After you reach the maximum, you can't create additional partnerships until you delete existing ones from your account. Lucky me I found your site by accident, and I am shocked why this accident did not happened earlier! It seems you have Javascript disabled in your Browser.

In order to submit a comment to this post, please write this code along with your comment: The connection to the server failed" Since updated my ipad to ISO 8. Solution 1 Worked For me, Thank you very much for posting this. Huge problem for me. Does anyone else have any ideas. Dec 25, Oct 6, 8: I am so happy I googled this. Although I have been getting my mail this message comes up two to three times each time I refresh my mail feed and I need to click ok for it to go away.

I completely deleted my gmail and exchange accounts. Then I reinstalled them and the message does not appear any longer! Sep 20, 1: I played around a bit and got it working. For anyone else that is having this issue, here is how I solved it for Exchange at least. I didn't have trouble with Gmail. So basically I changed nothing but I think this somehow re-associated the account with the iPad by hitting done.

Would love some more insight into why this worked, but it worked. Sep 20, 5: This is what I did, too - delete Gmail account and create it again. Took about 5 minutes to re-populate my inbox and folders. So settings were unaffected.

Sep 21, 8: You have helped me solve my problem Couldnt get email after iso6 apple update. It kept saying can not connect to the server. I had to delete my Yahoo account in settings and re-add it. Sep 24, 8: Also failed for me the first time. I tried various other things in various posts and still my gmail didn't work, though another account did. I deleted my gmail account for a second time, re-added it, and this time it worked.

Only thing different this time was that I'm on a faster wireless network, no idea if that's why it worked. Sep 28, 4: Sep 30, 9: Having the same problem. Cannot get mail the connection to the server failed More Less.

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